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Old 15th August 2006, 22:35   #1
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For those of you who installed springs, what alignment settings did you use?

I'm having the H&R Springs installed tomorrow and then an alignment at the dealership.

What alignment settings should I be using? Factory settings?

Does someone have some spec sheet I should be giving to the dealer?

Thanks in advance.
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Old 16th August 2006, 01:26   #2
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Factory settings as far as I know, but I have 12mm spacers in front, 10mm rear. The handling has improved dramatically and the ride has remained comfortable, even with 5 people.
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Factory specs here as well, however, the dealership told me they got as close as they could to the factory specs. I am only assuming I'm running a little more negative camber than before, but it can't be much different--no abnormal tire wear. Car feels great like Mike said--best mod for the M5 IMO.



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Use the factory specs and I concur with Ryan that the rear camper is a bit more then specified but not outrageously out of line. Hope this helps.
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